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ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE ~ SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Lowell High School - Band Concert 12:30 PM
Parade to begin at 12:30 PM at the Belvidere Gate on Knapp Avenue and will proceed to the G.A.R lot led by the Westford Firefighters Pipes & Drums

Congresswoman Niki Tsongas

State Senator Eileen Donoghue

Also included in the parade this year will be City and State Dignitaries
Local Veteran Organizations
The City of Lowell Police Dept.
The City of Lowell Fire Dept.
The Middlesex County Sheriff Dept.
U Mass Lowell Army and Air Force R.O.T.C
Lowell High School Jr. Air Force R.O.T.C
West Methodist Pack 70 Cub Scouts & Siblings from Chelmsford
Troop 3 Boy Scouts – Lowell
The Lawrence Civil War Memorial Guard
(6th Mass. Volunteer Militia of 1861, Company I)
The 1st New Hampshire Cavalry with horse-drawn Mountain Howitzer
The Merrimack Valley Antique Military Vehicle Collectors
Introductions by Past Commander Robert Page, Lowell Veterans Council
Flag Raising Ceremony
Military Fly Over by Blackhawk Helicopter
Wreath laying and a 21 gun salute
A helicopter is scheduled to land and remain on display for your review
Band concert to continue
If you have any questions, please call (978) 454-5191

UPCOMING TOURS FOR 2014

Join us for an interesting walk through our beautiful garden style cemetery, focusing on both art and history. Explore early mourning customs, learn the significance of Victorian monument symbols and listen to engaging anecdotes about the people buried here.

The tours are conducted by local historian and Register of Deeds, Richard Howe, Jr..

Friday, May 9th at 1:00 PM
Saturday, May 10th at 10:00 AM
Friday, May 16th at 1:00 PM
Saturday, May 17th at 10:00 AM

The spring tours will begin at the Lawrence Street Entrance to the Cemetery.

The fall tours will begin at the Knapp Avenue Entrance.

All tours are free to the public and reservations are not necessary. Remember to wear comfortable walking shoes and bring an umbrella if questionable weather conditions exist. There is plenty of free parking inside the cemetery.

Did you know that although Lowell Cemetery was established in 1841, there is new burial space available?

For more information please call 978-454-5191.

Visit the Farmer & Dee website to read more about William and his life.

Visit the About Us page to read more about Catherine.

SEPTEMBER 17, 2011

The Board of Trustees has recently revised the "Rules and Regulations" for the Lowell Cemetery. Please click on "Rules and Regulations" link above to review the recent changes or drop by our office for a hard copy.

NEW GATE HOURS

This is a reminder that the WINTER gate hours will be in effect from Oct. 15th. - April 15th.

The gates will be open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Please keep this in mind when visiting and try to exit 15 minutes before closing.

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